Pedaling the legs and gently massaging the tummy can get things moving.
Giving the baby prune juice can produce a laxative effect.
Pear, apricot and peach juice can also produce a laxative effect. However, any juice adds extra sugar to your baby's diet.
Giving the baby dark corn syrup can help soften stool.
Dark corn syrup may help keep water in baby's stool, allowing it to pass easier. Like juice, this method increases baby's sugar intake.
Giving the baby a suppository can help move things along.
Suppositories can help, but it's recommended that they be used only on recommendation from your pediatrician, as some can become habit-forming.
Switching to Enfamil Reguline formula can serve as a long-term solution to digestive discomfort and occasional constipation for as long as your infant consumes the formula.
While juice, syrup, pedaling and suppositories are good short-term solutions, they are not practical for long-term use, meaning that pooping difficulty could return.
Enfamil Reguline is designed to work fast to address stooling discomfort with its blend of prebiotics. Trusted by both pediatricians and parents, Reguline can help for as long as your infant consumes the product. It's also the only infant formula on the market specially formulated to help with stooling issues.
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